Compare 2005 BMW 5-Series vs 2005 Audi A6

2005 BMW 5-Series
2005 Audi A6
Add Vehicle
Select style
4-Door Sedan 525i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 525i 19 28 $37,765 $41,300
4-Door Sedan 530i 20 30 $41,495 $45,400
4-Door Sedan 545i 17 25 $50,960 $55,800
Select style
4-Door Sedan 3.2L quattro Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.2L quattro Automatic 19 26 $38,757 $41,900
4-Door Sedan 4.2L quattro Automatic 17 23 $47,493 $51,500
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,765
$38,757
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$41,300
$41,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$688 / month
$698 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
36.0 36.9
Front Head Room (in)
37.7 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99.1 97.9
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.3 57.1
Second Head Room (in)
37.9 37.8
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 55.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.5 41.3
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
61.3 63.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.5 4.6
Length, Overall (in)
191.1 193.5
Height, Overall (in)
57.8 57.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.3 63.7
Wheelbase (in)
113.7 111.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.7 71.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.0 15.9
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.2 x .9 12.64 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x .8 11.89 x 0.47
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 21.1
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.5 39.0
Steering Type
Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 2.7
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA H1B
Front Tire Size
P225/50R17 P225/55HR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact P225/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code
NA H1B
Spare Tire Order Code
NA H1B
Rear Tire Size
P225/50R17 P225/55HR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3428 3957
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 16 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 10.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 180
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
215 @ 6250 255 @ 6500
Engine Type
Gas 6-Cyl Gas V6
Fuel System
EFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
185 @ 2750 243 @ 3250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5L/152 3.2L/191
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 26
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.93 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.50 2.34
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.15 3.54
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.23 1.14
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.35 4.17
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.66 1.52
Trans Type
6 6
Summary
Vehicle Name
BMW 5 Series Audi A6
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Lower Arms NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
4-link Integral Trapezoidal-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double-Pivot Four-Link

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Continue